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West Greece, Greece

West Greece is one of 14 primary administrative regions in Greece with a population of approximately 740,506 people.

Facts and figures on West Greece at a glance

Region name: West Greece (West Greece)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 740,506 people
Country: Greece
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of West Greece (West Greece) is located in the regional capital Patra (Pátra) with a population of 168,034 people.

The distance as the crow flies from West Greece's regional capital Patra to Greece's capital Athens (Athens) is approximately 176 km (110 mi).

Facts and figures about West Greece
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
West Greece West Greece740,506 peoplePatra Pátra168,034 people

Compare with other regions in Greece.

Map of West Greece

Map of West Greece

Information on West Greece

Information on West Greece
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
West Greece West GreecePatra Pátra3GreeceEurope

Time in West Greece

Time in West Greece
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 12:15amIn effect (+1 hour)Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 11:15pmGMT UTC +3.0Europe/Athens

Geographic coordinates of West Greece

Latitude & Longitude of West Greece
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map38°29'16.8"N (38.4879900°)21°17'29.4"E (21.2915000°)

Subregions in West Greece

There are 3 administrative subregions in West Greece.
Subregions in West Greece
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Nomos Achaias Nomós Achaḯas1.331,316Patra Pátra168,034
Nomos Aitolias kai Akarnanias Nomós Aitolías kai Akarnanías2.210,802Mesolongi Mesolóngi12,785
Nomos Ileias Nomós Ileías3.198,763Pyrgos Pýrgos22,399

External sources of information on West Greece

West Greece on Wikipedia